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Address: 11008 Washington Highway, Glen Allen, VA 23059
Phone Number: +1 804-550-7516
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

We are a family-owned and operated farm winery, located just north of...

We are a family-owned and operated farm winery, located just north of Richmond VA. A refreshing change from the ordinary! Our staff serves a tasting of wines from whites to delicious reds and dessert wines in a tranquil country setting. Enjoy a picnic on our beautifully landscaped patio or capture the view from the terrace. James Batterson, winemaker, creates all wines from Virginia grown grapes.

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Great little winery

We had bought a Living Social coupon and decided to try James River, it was a great experience and we ended up joining their wine club. There have been very few VA wineries that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Williamsburg VA
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Williamsburg VA
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had bought a Living Social coupon and decided to try James River, it was a great experience and we ended up joining their wine club. There have been very few VA wineries that we liked, as we're from the West Coast and lived in CA, WA and OR and have tasted there numerous times. The experience here was great,... More 

Thank travlers65
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds were beautiful upon entering. We walked inside and were greeted immediately. We asked if a tour was possible but he was the only person on duty at the time. He asked us if we were interested in a tasting. He pulled the glasses out and started with the whites. He explained all the aromas and what it pairs... More 

Thank chris g
Richmond, Virginia
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79 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

My mom and I stopped in for a tasting. What a nice time, great wasting wines and a nice gift shop. I would try to go back when they have live music.

Thank Bella3020
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

We happened to be in the area on a Tuesday, of course Tuesdays would be reservation only. We called them and they were able to fit us in right away. We tried 15 wines for $5. Now they do only pour you a very small amount, about half of normal places but you ate trying 15. Between the great service... More 

Thank Lisa G
Chantilly, Virginia
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Loved the Chardonnay and the reds. While there are a couple vines here, most of the grapes come from Montpelier, which differentiates the winery from the other Williamsburg Wine Trail wineries.

Thank runnerlover13
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21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

I absolutely loved stopping in here! The General Manager came out to speak with me and the bartender was so accommodating. I would highly recommend stopping in here. Wish more companies treated their customers like this! Thanks for the great experience!

Thank Anastasia K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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250 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

We were on our way to Williamsburg and decided to make a quick detour. We were glad we did. We had a great tasting and even bought some wine. The staff was very friendly and helpful.

Thank Dinah Y
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

A group of us went over after BBQ in town and I completely forgot to call ahead as we were 9 people. They could not have been nicer. Took us to the private tasting room and put up with our antics. Now granted I realize that cant happen on a busy day but we were very happy. Faith and Jimmy... More 

Thank Suzanne K
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Went Friday night for a tasting and to hear music. Wine was awesome. We drank five bottles there. 😃 and took one home. The only negative was the food trucks were so loud and placed where you can't see the music or hear it due to the noise of them. The seating in the food court area was not arranged... More 

Thank Dottie J
Norfolk, Virginia
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We had an excellent time tasting 15 different wines which is the most we have ever tasted at any winery we've been to, it was awesome! We especially loved the Rad Red so we bought a bottle and drank some while sitting out on the stone deck they have outside. There are several areas outside to relax. We also bought... More 

Thank Rachelle G

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